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Oleksiy Didkovskiy
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Mr Oleksiy Didkovskiy is the Managing Partner of Asters law firm in Ukraine. He focuses on M&A, corporate law, litigation and arbitration, insurance, and telecommunications law. He advises major international investors in various industries from insurance and telecommunications to agribusiness on a wide range of corporate and securities issues. He has led major corporate acquisition projects, including multi-billion dollar corporate acquisitions in the Ukrainian telecommunications industry. Mr Didkovskiy has advised in a number of complex commercial and corporate matters, including advising VimpelCom, a leading international telecommunications holding and a parent of the leading Ukrainian mobile telecom operator Kyivstar, on USD 2.2 billion Eurobond issue by its subsidiary VimpelCom Holdings B.V. He has also advised Telenor, a major European telecommunications operator, in connection with its 24 billion transaction with Alfa Group of Russia involving the merger of assets between the Russian mobile telecom operator VimpelCom (Beeline brand) and Kyivstar leading to the establishment of a new telecom operator VimpelCom. Mr Didkovskiy is a winner of various international legal awards and is one of the leading lawyers of Ukraine.